AC Milan confirm Roma’s Mattia Destro arrival

AC Milan have confirmed that AS Roma striker Mattia Destro had arrived in Milan for a medical at the club.

The 23-year-old forward, who was previously linked with a move to join the Premier League club Arsenal – but has joined the struggling Serie A giants on loan until the end of the season, with an option to a permanent deal in the summer, reports BBC Sport.

Destro, who is currently under contract until 2017 and has scored 13 goals in 20 league appearances for Roma last season.

He took to his Facebook Page to announce his move to The Rossoneri.